Hail to the King…Bee (Streaming Mic That Is)

Cardioid Solid State Condenser XLR Microphone

The Review

85% Review Score

An absolute must-own for those looking to achieve pro-level audio quality without making it rain in the studio.


Neat Microphones brings podcasters and content creators one step closer to pro-level, studio-quality audio at a much more accessible price point.

Whether you’re a musician, podcaster, or streamer, the Neat King Bee II offers outstanding versatility and incredible sound quality. Its large-diaphragm 34 mm center-terminated true condenser capsule design is ideal for applications requiring low noise and high sensitivity. Vocals, drums, electric guitar, piano, and most acoustic instruments shine with the Neat King Bee II, and spoken word applications, from voiceovers to podcasting to streaming content can be captured with crystal-clear clarity and depth.

The King Bee II retails for $169.99, available on Amazon, Sweetwater and more!

Thanks to its custom Class A discrete electronics, powerful design, and a precision, gold-sputtered microphone capsule, what you hear at the output is what the Neat King Bee II hears at its input. In addition, the Neat King Bee II comes with its own custom-designed shockmount and pop filter, allowing the Neat King Bee II to become one of the most useful — and commanding — mics in your hive.

  • Cardioid solid state true condenser XLR microphone
  • Exceptional audio for recording, voiceovers, broadcast & streaming use
  • Perfect for vocals, drums, electric guitar, piano, & acoustic instruments
  • Proprietary 34mm large diaphragm gold-sputtered true condenser capsule
  • Beautifully styled modern design; custom Class
  • A discrete electronics provide amazing clarity and depth XLR output; includes custom
  • Beekeeper shockmount and Honeycomb pop filter for control of ‘plosives’

About Neat Microphones:

Neat is about creating the next generation of microphones, with products that embrace cutting-edge audio technology and innovative design. Whether you record in a professional studio or your home, whether it’s music, podcasts, voiceovers, gaming, or conferencing/chatting with colleagues, friends and family, Neat can capture it all with exceptional audio clarity and looks that will capture your imagination. Our team of microphone engineers and designers have been working in the professional audio industry for over thirty years, making products that have changed, and now define, the way we record. As technology and culture continue to evolve, we’ll be at the forefront, leading the way in new and innovative ways to make your voice heard. We’ve seen the future, and it sounds Neat. Now, go record something amazing.

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